2. Today’s Nordstrom
3. The 100 Best Companies to Work for
4. HRM of Nordstrom
5. Employee Handbook
1901, John Nordstrom and Carl Wallin opened a small shoe store, Wallin & Nordstrom, in downtown Seattle.
1928, John retired and sold his share of the company to his sons, Everett and Elmer.
1963, Nordstrom purchased Best Apparel, a Seattle-based clothing store, venturing into clothing market.
1968, the three brothers decided to retire and their cousins took over the business.
2001, the Nordstroms reasserted control, after John Whitacre served as the first non-Nordstrom CEO in 1997.